The first table below looks at the demand for the Market Data Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Market Data Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Market Data Engineer
Rank 559 524 561
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +37
Contract jobs requiring a Market Data Engineer 7 15 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.014% 0.032% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.035% 0.008%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 2
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£368 £481 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.63% +43.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £404 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £585 £347
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45701 43157 49006
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.46% 92.65% 92.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 28204 25919 28009
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1841 1967 2542
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.78 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Market Data Engineer
UK

Market Data Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Market Data Engineer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Market Data Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Market Data Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Market Data Engineer across the England region.

Market Data Engineer Daily Rate Trend in England

Market Data Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Market Data Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Market Data Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in England

Market Data Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Market Data Engineer across the England region.

Market Data Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in England

Market Data Engineer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Market Data Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +11 7 £368 -23.63% 6
Market Data Engineer
UK

Market Data Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Market Data Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Market Data Engineer in their job title.

1 10 (76.92%) Reuters
2 8 (61.54%) Perl
2 8 (61.54%) Linux
2 8 (61.54%) Finance
3 7 (53.85%) RMDS
3 7 (53.85%) UNIX
4 6 (46.15%) Red Hat
4 6 (46.15%) Banking
5 5 (38.46%) Electronic Trading
5 5 (38.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (38.46%) Trayport
6 4 (30.77%) MarketAxess
6 4 (30.77%) C-shell
6 4 (30.77%) Bash Shell
6 4 (30.77%) Investment Banking
6 4 (30.77%) Korn
6 4 (30.77%) Windows
6 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
7 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
7 3 (23.08%) Java
8 2 (15.38%) Equities
8 2 (15.38%) Fixed Income
8 2 (15.38%) Migration
8 2 (15.38%) Front Office
8 2 (15.38%) C++
8 2 (15.38%) Software Deployment
9 1 (7.69%) Low Latency
9 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
9 1 (7.69%) ITRS Geneos

Market Data Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Market Data Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Market Data Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (53.85%) RMDS
2 1 (7.69%) 3000 Xtra
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.69%) CHAP
2 1 (7.69%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) SSH
General
1 8 (61.54%) Finance
2 6 (46.15%) Banking
3 4 (30.77%) Investment Banking
4 2 (15.38%) Front Office
5 1 (7.69%) Back Office
5 1 (7.69%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Fixed Income
1 2 (15.38%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Linux
2 7 (53.85%) UNIX
3 5 (38.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (30.77%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Electronic Trading
2 2 (15.38%) Migration
2 2 (15.38%) Software Deployment
3 1 (7.69%) Low Latency
3 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) Change Management
3 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) Perl
2 4 (30.77%) Korn
2 4 (30.77%) C-shell
2 4 (30.77%) Bash Shell
3 3 (23.08%) Java
4 2 (15.38%) C++
5 1 (7.69%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) BMC Marimba
1 1 (7.69%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Reuters
2 6 (46.15%) Red Hat
3 5 (38.46%) Trayport
4 4 (30.77%) MarketAxess
5 1 (7.69%) Sun
5 1 (7.69%) Citrix
5 1 (7.69%) Bloomberg
5 1 (7.69%) Remedy
5 1 (7.69%) VMware
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